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Made a mess?If you have made a mess of your default system buildpacks and want to delete and reload them you can in just a few simple steps. Step 1 - Remove existing BuildpacksStart…

Posted by:Chris Weibel

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When you first hit the documentation page for BOSH, did you get the "wall of text" feeling of information overload? Some days I want to crack open the site, sit next to a…

Posted by:Tyler Bird

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Overview Every once in a while you will find an organization which will not give you AWS Console access so you have to become handy using the AWS CLI for managing the infrastructure underneath BOSH.…

Posted by:Chris Weibel

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There are many use cases for needing multiple persistent disks to be mounted to a BOSH deployed VM. We are working on a DC/OS BOSH Release which requires multiple disks to be mounted to…

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I recently had need to rename some BOSH jobs that were deployed with a BOSH v1 manifest, and no Cloud Config. Early in 2016, the bosh rename job command was replaced with the migrated_from…

Posted by:Geoff Franks

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Earlier today I was greeted with this message while performing a BOSH deployment for SHIELD: Error 100: Unknown CPI error 'Unknown' with message 'AWS was not able to validate the provided access credentials' I double…

Posted by:Chris Weibel

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Ever wonder how many of the VMS in AWS Console were deployed via BOSH? How about the number of instance types so you can start using reserved instances? The script below will show you the…

Posted by:Chris Weibel

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Locking down your BOSH VMs? Here's a handy guide for some options at your disposal for overriding the default password for BOSH's vcap user: Customize it in your manifest In each resource pool (or VM…

Posted by:Geoff Franks

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A short time ago, I created the fubar-boshrelease with the purpose of providing a broken BOSH release that would help expose operators, and developers to various aspects of troubleshooting things going wrong when working with…

Posted by:Geoff Franks

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